What do the horses in the Xiaomi stable, notably the Mi 3, Mi 4, Redmi 1S, Redmi 2 & Redmi Note 4G have in common with the YU Yureka or the Micromax Canvas Spark, or even the Lenovo A6000 and the A7000? For starters, the mentioned phones are amongst the more value centric Android smartphones, aiming to offer a better deal in terms of specifications and an overall package, than their domestic and foreign competitors in the Indian market. What...
Tidy Your Application Drawer with CCSWE App Manager
You may remember we recently brought you news of an application to allow you to remove the unwanted and superfluous camera and messenger icons forced upon Facebook users in a recent update. You may also remember that even more recently we brought you news that Facebook realized the problem and undid their fail, which obviously left that particular app redundant. Well, that’s not entirely true.
XDA Senior Member machx0r, the developer of the aforementioned app, decided to craft another version that allows you to remove any icon from your app drawer. While many of us running Android 4.0 can already disable stock system applications using the stock launcher, now anyone running a lower version of Android can now at least remove the icons of unwanted apps.
The application requires root access, and runs on Android 1.6 and newer. So if you want to give your app drawer some spring cleaning, head over to the application thread.
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The Nexus 7 2013 has been discontinued on the Google Store! That and much more news is covered by Jordan when he reviews all the important stories from this weekend. Included in this weekend's news is the announcement of Xposed 3.0 Alpha 3 and be sure to check out the article talking about the 3D printable microscope for mobile devices. That's not all that's covered in today's video! Jordan talks about the other videos released this week on XDA TV. XDA...
From pattern locks to the controversial face unlock, there are a number of different ways you can secure your Android phone's lockscreen. Some methods are clearly more secure than others, but it comes down to user preference at the end of the day. So, which lockscreen security type do you prefer and why?